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Event to inspire women into engineering

26th July 2016

Women across Hull and the East Riding are being invited to discover job opportunities in the manufacturing and engineering sectors at a careers open day. The event will be held on Saturday 20th August from 10am at the Green Port Hub, in Hull’s...

Celebrating the life of Hull high flyer Amy Johnson

1st July 2016

People across Hull are set to be inspired and entertained thanks to a new two-month long festival that kicks off tomorrow, to celebrate the life of Hull’s aviation heroine Amy Johnson – the first woman to fly solo from the UK to Australia. ...

You ain’t seen mothing yet!

1st July 2016

The Green Port Growth Programme, which has been created to establish East Yorkshire as a world-class centre for renewable energy, is helping to celebrate the life of Hull’s aviation heroine Amy Johnson through a major public art project.

Hull move will drive expansion for TRG Wind

28th June 2016

A fast-growing wind turbine support company has become the latest piece in the Humber’s renewables jigsaw after choosing Hull as the base for its European offshore operations.

Siemens awards major contract to UK supplier

3rd June 2016

Siemens has awarded a four-year Crane Framework Agreement to UK-based heavy-lift specialist ALE for the supply and deployment of cranes, specialised transport equipment and personnel.

Pure Renewables wins Chairman’s Award

18th May 2016

A Cottingham company that has benefitted from advice and funding through the Green Port Growth Programme has been honoured at the annual East Riding of Yorkshire Council Chairman’s Awards. 

Siemens steps up pace of Hull recruitment

25th November 2015

Siemens today ramped up recruitment activity for its new facilities in Hull by advertising 135 posts, the largest number of opportunities made available so far.

Green Port Hull opens ‘The Hub’ in Hull city centre

24th November 2015

Residents and businesses in Hull and East Yorkshire will be able to access information on the region’s emerging renewable energy sector thanks to a new careers and information hub that will be launched by Green Port Hull today.

Training providers collaborate to launch unique offshore facility

17th September 2015

Two of East Yorkshire’s leading offshore energy training providers are working in partnership to deliver the basic requirements for those wishing to work in the renewables industry.  This training includes working at heights, marine safety, first...

MAS assists Siemens in finding UK suppliers

17th September 2015

The Government’s Manufacturing Advisory Service (MAS) has been assisting wind giant Siemens in its active search for UK suppliers particularly for its Hull factory on Alexandra Dock.

Thousands set to attend Siemens Hull careers events

28th August 2015

Thousands of job-seekers will have the opportunity to find out firsthand about working with Siemens in Hull at a series of careers events.

The global engineering giant is staging the events to enable local people to find out all they need to know...


Advance Warning of Footpath Closure

2nd February 2015

Due to construction works associated with the Green Port Hull development, part of the foreshore footpath will be closed from the 16th February.

Cutting the turf at Burma Drive

Burma Drive is open for business

27th November 2014

Delivery partners Humber Local Enterprise Partnership (Humber LEP), Hull City Council and the Homes and Communities Agency (HCA) have today launched the marketing of Phase 2 of the Burma Drive Enterprise Zone on Hedon Road, Hull.

‘Let’s unlock local potential’ - Green Port Growth

24th November 2014

Businesses looking to capitalise on Hull’s emerging renewable energy sector are being invited to ‘unlock their potential’ at an exclusive event hosted by the Green Port Growth’s Programme Research & Development Director, Dr Alan Lowdon....

Siemens announces Green Port Hull improvements

13th November 2014

After consulting with our partners Associated British Ports, Siemens has announced plans to incorporate a leaner, more efficient wind turbine blade manufacturing facility at Green Port Hull, by developing on a single site at Alexandra Dock in Hull....

Another step forward for Green Port Hull

3rd September 2014

Hull City Council’s Planning Committee today gave its consent to the proposed works at Alexandra Dock, Green Port Hull, following the submission of detailed plans by Associated British Ports (ABP) and Siemens plc in June this year.

Green Port Growth Puts Hull On The Map In Denmark

9th July 2014

In order to further enhance the Green Port Hull's visibility in international markets, the Hull & Humber Chamber of Commerce (HHCC) led a group of Green Port Ambassadors to participate in a high profile renewable energy event in Aarhus, Denmark...

Casey Engineering Her Way To The Top!

12th May 2014

Brandesburton based company Plas-Tech Thermoforming Ltd are flying the flag for apprenticeships in the area. At 19 years old, Casey Hare from Withernsea is one of eight female engineering apprentices on the Green Port Growth Programme.

Council welcomes Siemens as huge boost for city

25th March 2014

Hull City Council is delighted at today's announcement by Siemens Board confirming their intention to develop wind turbine production and installation facilities at at two locations - Hull's Alexandra Dock and a rotor blade manufacturing facility...